My First Polar Bear Lesson (Nanugiurutiga)

Prior to watching Nanugiurutiga (My First Polar Bear), students will review the significance of hunting in the Inuit culture. Students will also complete a KWL Chart about polar bears, filling in teacher provided facts about this Arctic animal. Students will discuss the two threats to the survival of the polar bear: hunting and global warming. After viewing Nanugiurutiga (My First Polar Bear), students will work in pairs to answer questions associated with the film.

Content Areas: Social Studies, Language Arts, Science

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    • My First Polar Bear Lesson (Nanugiurutiga)

      uploaded by: Gabriela Gamez

      channel: Exploring Inuit Culture Online

      Prior to watching Nanugiurutiga (My First Polar Bear), students will review the significance of hunting in the Inuit culture. Students will also complete a KWL Chart about polar bears, filling in teacher provided facts about this Arctic animal. Students will discuss the two threats to the survival of the polar bear: hunting and global warming.… Uqalimakkanirit

      uploaded date: 15-06-2009

    • Dog Team Lesson (Qimuksik)

      uploaded by: Gabriela Gamez

      channel: Exploring Inuit Culture Online

      Prior to watching Qimuksik (Dog Team), students will complete a KWL Chart and will learn general information about Nunavut and the Inuit. Following the film, students will revisit their chart, adding any information they learned during the lesson. Students will then reflect on the film and illustrate a scene that they recall, complete with a brief description.

      Uqalimakkanirit

      uploaded date: 15-06-2009

    • 16m 35s

      IQ Part 2

      uploaded by: Rosa Flynn

      channel: EICC

      A video of a lesson using the ‘Exploring Inuit Culture Curriculum’ of Isuma. Bringing Inuit culture into primary schools for the International Polar Year, the EICC is a multi-media unit for grades 4-6 about Inuit culture, the Arctic and Canada’s newest territory, Nunavut.… Uqalimakkanirit

      uploaded date: 08-04-2008

    • 10m 59s

      IQ Part I

      uploaded by: Rosa Flynn

      channel: EICC

      A video of a lesson using the ‘Exploring Inuit Culture Curriculum’ of Isuma. Bringing Inuit culture into primary schools for the International Polar Year, the EICC is a multi-media unit for grades 4-6 about Inuit culture, the Arctic and Canada’s newest territory, Nunavut.… Uqalimakkanirit

      uploaded date: 04-04-2008

    • 38m 58s

      Artcirq Lesson

      uploaded by: Rosa Flynn

      channel: EICC

      A video of a lesson using the ‘Exploring Inuit Culture Curriculum’ of Isuma. Bringing Inuit culture into primary schools for the International Polar Year, the EICC is a multi-media unit for grades 4-6 about Inuit culture, the Arctic and Canada’s newest territory, Nunavut.… Uqalimakkanirit

      uploaded date: 27-03-2008

    • 50m 37s

      Artcirq

      uploaded by: Norman Cohn

      channel: Exploring Inuit Culture Online

      Working and training together over the course of two summers, a group of students from Montreal's National Circus School and local Inuit youth from Igloolik produce a unique circus performance which marries Inuit traditions with classic elements of the Big Top. Written, produced and performed by Isuma's Inuusiq Youth Group.

      Uqalimakkanirit

      uploaded date: 14-01-2001